224 FREE Future Simple Worksheets

FREE Future Simple Worksheets

The future simple is usually the third tense that students learn so it is a topic covered in classes for beginners. There are 224 Future Simple worksheets to choose from on this page and even more worksheets on tenses on the main tense page. The future simple is often the easiest tense for students to use once it has been introduced because sentences such as I will study tomorrow are constructed by simply adding the word will. Here is an example of a worksheet from this section. It is a fifteen minute pair activity for low level learners. After printing out the directions and cutting out the phrase cards, you will be ready for class. The activity is pretty straightforward and focuses not just on using the future simple but also on time clauses. If you already have worksheets for the future simple, take a moment to upload them so that other busy teachers can learn from you.

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GRAMMAR TIP:What Is Future Tense?
In grammar, a future tense (abbreviated fut) is a verb form that marks the event described by the verb as not having happened yet, but expected to happen in the future (in an absolute tense system), or to happen subsequent to some other event, whether that is past, present, or future (in a relative tense system). The concept of the future, necessarily uncertain and at varying distances ahead, means that the speaker may express the future in terms of probability or intent ; the modality of intention is usually but not always present when a future construction is used. Whether future expression is realis or irrealis depends not on any objective, ontological notion of future reality, but rather on the speaker's conviction that the predicted event will at some future moment constitute reality. In many languages there is no morphological or syntactic indication of future tense. Future meaning is supplied by the context, with the use of temporal adverbs such as "later", or "next year", etc.
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Future Forms Fill in the Blank Worksheet

Future Forms Fill in the Blank Worksheet

Jan Farley
• » » Future Simple
This worksheet contains two pages. The first contains a chart illustrating present simple -ing form, will and going to and how these are used to indicating the future. The second page is a pract ...
1 Views 2,415 ElemPre-Int
Song Worksheet - It Will Rain - Bruno Mars

Song Worksheet - It Will Rain - Bruno Mars

Karina
This worksheet can be used to help students to understand the use of the future (will and contractions). The vocabulary is easy and students can understand the lyrics. They listen the song and com ...
1 Views 12,615 ElemPre-Int
Simple Tenses Conversation Questions

Simple Tenses Conversation Questions

Murilo Camarini
This is a list of several questions designed to help teach verb tenses. The questions are divided into Simple Present, Simple Past, and Simple Future. This worksheet also contains a bunch of Mixed ...
9 Views 42,789 Pre-IntInt
Tenses Chart for the Police

Tenses Chart for the Police

This tense chart was made with law enforcement-related example sentences, otherwise it is a normal chart :) I have been teaching law enforcement English for 9 years now, and I made this chart for ...
1 Views 11,624 Pre-IntIntAdvExam
Tenses Table

Tenses Table

Nikki
This is an overview of the different tenses in English: present simple, present continuous, present perfect, present perfect continuous, past simple, past continuous, past perfect,  past perf ...
9 Views 27,044 All
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Movie Worksheet: Humans in 1000 Years - Asap Science

Movie Worksheet: Humans in 1000 Years - Asap Science

Flavia
This is a listening worksheet based on a YouTube Video: ASAP Science - Humans in 1000 years. Students have to fill the gaps, answer questions and write their opinion about what humans will be &nbs ...
8 Views 13,214 Pre-IntInt
Future Forms

Future Forms

•Future Simple, ,
Students find it difficult to differentiate  between future forms. When you make it clear and teach them to visualise the situation it's easier for them. 1) A dark cloud refers to the be goi ...
4 Views 16,139 Pre-IntIntAdv
Song Worksheet: Without You by Usher

Song Worksheet: Without You by Usher

eliasvitola
This listening activity has 3 exercises for students to review some modals such as "can" for ability and "will" for future, both positivie and negative stataments, and some common action verbs us ...
3 Views 17,273 Elem
Going to Board Game

Going to Board Game

Calambuzo
This boardgame is aimed at elementary or pre-intermediate learners and is designed to provide an opportunity to practise expressing future intentions. Its use is self explanatory. It is a PDF fil ...
4 Views 12,798 ElemPre-Int
Movie Worksheet: Family Guy (Future Predictions)

Movie Worksheet: Family Guy (Future Predictions)

English Through Videos
This fun video activity is to practise future predictions. While watching a clip from the hit TV series Family Guy, learners have to make predictions about what they expect to happen next. Learner ...
9 Views 19,101 ElemPre-IntIntAdvExam
Simple and Continuous Tenses Table

Simple and Continuous Tenses Table

Olga
Simple and continuous tenses scheme with examples (present, past, future, present perfect). It's a simple table aimed at revising and/ar learning present and progressive tenses (present simple and ...
3 Views 22,372 BegElem
Song Worksheet: Rude by Magic (Past Simple+Future)

Song Worksheet: Rude by Magic (Past Simple+Future)

Mariela Busleimán
It is a nice song to revise past simple, will and be going to. Sts are asked to complete sentences with the correct form of the verbs. There are regular and irregular verbs and contractions ('ll/ ...
5 Views 22,678 Elem
Fortune Teller- Future Tense Flashcards

Fortune Teller- Future Tense Flashcards

Viktoria
• » » Future Simple
You can print, laminate and cut out these flashcards. Put students in pairs. Distribute 10 cards to each student, out of these 10 a student chooses 6 and his friend reads the future for him/h ...
5 Views 16,809 Pre-Int
Poem Activity: If by Rudyard Kipling

Poem Activity: If by Rudyard Kipling

Anastasia Melnikova
This is a poem worksheet with very interesting tasks for your students. The worksheet includes an original poem, the explanations of how to create a lesson and a short passage explaining the histo ...
20 Views 24,379 IntAdvExam
Adrian Mole's New Year's Resolutions

Adrian Mole's New Year's Resolutions

María J. Sierra
There is a pre-reading activity to practise vocabulary as well as a gap fill activity for students to do while reading the excerpt from the book The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole, Aged 13¾ ...
7 Views 24,383 Pre-Int
Song Worksheet: Chapel of Love

Song Worksheet: Chapel of Love

Easy song to review present tense, future with going to, and will, with a fill in the gap exercise. Also the use of "gonna" instead of "going to". Students have to look up the meaning of new vocab ...
1 Views 10,120 ElemPre-IntInt
Song Worksheet: Plush by Stone Temple Pilots

Song Worksheet: Plush by Stone Temple Pilots

I used this song in high school  to introduce a topic about relationships that can have a bad end, it's different from all new bands, singers and two versions of this song can be used: normal ...
3 Views 7,548 ElemPre-Int
Past and Future Mixed Tenses Review - Upper Intermediate

Past and Future Mixed Tenses Review - Upper Intermediate

Sarah
These two worksheets review mixed past and future tenses using two stories. They both feature examples at the top of each to help the student figure out in which instance each tense should be used ...
12 Views 21,783 IntAdv
Song Worksheet: See You Again by Wiz Khalifa (Fast and Furious 7)

Song Worksheet: See You Again by Wiz Khalifa (Fast and Furious 7)

Joanna
An emotional song from the latest episode of Fast and Furious, which is a final tribute to Paul Walker. It can be useful as a tense revision (mainly: past simple, future simple). Students have to ...
16 Views 29,856 ElemPre-Int
Verbs Board Game

Verbs Board Game

Nanovita
A board game with pictures and signs for positive, negative, yes or no question, and WH question sentences. Students just need to throw the dice and make sentences based on the pictures and signs. ...
10 Views 19,118 ElemPre-Int
Victory Day Worksheet [for Russian Speakers]

Victory Day Worksheet [for Russian Speakers]

I have prepared it for a clever boy of the 4th class (11 years old). There is a text divided in some fragments about the history of the Victory Day and Arctic Convoys. The vocabulary is translated ...
7 Views 7,107 ElemPre-Int
Changing Tenses

Changing Tenses

Benjamin Chapman
Students will rewrite each sentence using a different verb tense. A past, present, and future worksheet. Research tells us that studying verb tenses is a great way to learn the fundamental aspects ...
10 Views 11,645 ElemPre-Int
Audio for Adjectives, Tenses and Adverbs

Audio for Adjectives, Tenses and Adverbs

There are three tasks in this worksheet. The first exercise is taken from New English File Elementary "True False Show" but I have adapted it for children. They think, if the statements are t ...
6 Views 7,052 ElemPre-Int
Future Tenses Revision

Future Tenses Revision

The idea of the game is taken from the English Teaching Professional magazine, Issue 76 September 2011. I have adapted it, namely, the sentences on cards deal with the ways of expressing future. I ...
18 Views 29,408 IntAdv
Tenses Overview

Tenses Overview

A powerpoint that explains the grammar rules for all the different English tenses. It contains examples, spelling rules, and shows the students how to form the verbs in normal, interrogative, and ...
16 Views 12,918 Pre-Int

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